[rabbitmq-discuss] basic.qos support?

Joern opendev at gmail.com
Wed Mar 11 18:08:19 GMT 2009

Hi Robert,

2009/3/11 Elsner, Robert <Robert.Elsner at echostar.com>:

> I have a situation where there will be multiple clients receiving messages
> (topic exchange) but some of these clients might not keep up with the
> reception.  I need a maximum message queue length, and a way to specify to
> the server to drop messages if that clients queue is full.

You could work around this issue by maintaining your own (Java) based
queue and drop messages in the client when that queue is full. Or use
basic get instead of subscriptions if you need to implement a
primitive form of congestion control on the clients end.

Best regards,


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